Individuals who stole two highway earth compactors, arrested - ( Two individuals who stole two earth compactors in the Matara- Mattale highway, has been arrested by the police. The police media spokespersons office noted that the suspects were arrested yesterday following a tip off received by officers of the Tangalle... )
Sri Lankan awarded the Magsaysay award - ( The Philippine Ramon Magsaysay award, considered as the Nobel prize of Asia has been awarded to a Sri Lankan. The winner of the award is 83 year old Gethsie Shanmugam, is a teacher in Jaffna, who served widows and orphans in the North. The Magsaysay... )
Three-Wheeler run by remote control in Nuwara Eliya - (We come across people with unique skills around the island. Similarly, we have come across such a young person who resides in Nuwara Eliya. He is Chaminda Kumara who is engaged in reparing electric equipment as his occupation. This young man has invented... )
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Parliament postponed for a week due to uproar during vote - (Parliament has been postponed until August 04 following a tense situation which arose during a vote on the Gazette issued by the government declaring the storage, transport and distribution of petroleum as an essential service.
Govt. is well on its way towards a dictatorship - Mahinda - (Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated that the country was now becoming increasingly aware of the reality, given the course of action followed by the Police yesterday, the involvement of the Armed Forces, disruption of strike actions, use of force on university students, and the sale of national treasures. .)